Theres a reason why CMOs at the largest tech brands report that content marketing is the second most important initiative, only behind measuring ROI. In fact, 75% of marketers are increasing investment in content marketing in 2017.
According to Adobe, 82% of US summer travelers plan on staying domestic. With domestic flight prices down 6.6% year over year, and lower gas prices, American travelers have lots of spending power. Canada joins the US in a love of travel - pending an estimated 11.4 billion on domestic travel alone.
CBRE Hotels Americas Research released a report in February 2016 entitled, The Sharing Economy Checks In: An Analysis of Airbnb in the United States. In the report, it was found that more than 55 percent of the $2.4 billion in revenue generated by Airbnb nationwide from October 2014 to September 2015 was captured in only five U.S. cites (New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, and Boston).
Tribute Portfolio, a collection of high-end independent hotels and resorts from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), today announced robust expansion plans for the brand through seven new signings, increasing its footprint to nearly 30 hotels worldwide.